Central Asia

Tajik Power Company Calls in Debts

Higher electricity bills and tougher penalties for arrears are putting pressure on household consumers. By Nazarali Pirnazarov in Dushanbe

4 Apr 10

Central Asia: Feb/Mar ‘10

Education proposals aired at IWPR events to be incorporated into parliamentary report. By Dina Tokbaeva in Bishkek

31 Mar 10

Central Asia: Feb /Mar ‘10

Kyrgyz advisory body on safety of journalists considering findings of IWPR reports on demise of investigative reporting. By Dina Tokbaeva in Bishkek

30 Mar 10

Central Asia Water: One Step Forward

Attempts to forge region-wide consensus undermined by continuing mistrust. By Daulet Kanagatuly in Almaty, Inga Sikorskaya and Dina Tokbaeva in Bishkek, and Lola Olimova in Dushanbe

30 Mar 10

Free Speech Fears for Kazakstan Internet

New watchdog designed to monitor “destructive” website content, but could that include political debate as well as extremist literature? By Milana Orazbekova in Almaty

30 Mar 10
Support local journalists